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Title: How It Is. Translated from the French by the...
Publisher: John Calder
Publication Date: 1964
Edition: First trade edition.
Book Description John Calder, 1964. FIRST EDITION, a couple of spots to prelims, pp. 160, crown 8vo original grey boards, backstrip lettered in gilt, incredibly faint spotting to top edge and fore-edge, bookplate of Mathilda Mortimer, Duchess of Argyll to front pastedown, a sprinkling of spots to free endpapers, dustjacket with very minor soiling to rear panel, very good. (Federman & Fletcher 384.101). Bookseller Inventory # 59707
Book Description John Calder, London, 1964. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. Signed Limited Edition of 100 Copies (Series A, Bound Vellum). 8vo. Publishers Full Vellum Gilt in Original Slightly Worn Slipcase. t.e.g. Others Uncut. A Near Fine Book. Slight Finger Soiling and a Few Minor Blemishes to Boards. Partly Unopened. PBFA Member. We Welcome Direct Contact With Our Customers. If You Require Any Further Information or Images Please Click On 'Ask Bookseller a Question' Link. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 002038
Book Description London: John Calder, 1964, 1964. Octavo. Publisher's deluxe binding of light brown morocco over bevelled boards, gilt lettered spine, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. With the original matching slipcase. Light bump to foot of spine, slight wear to extremities of slipcase. An excellent copy, largely unopened. First UK edition, signed limited issue. Number 80 of 100 copies signed by the author and bound in morocco. The English translation was first published in the US earlier the same year, and originally published as Comment c'est (Paris: Éditions de Minuit, 1961). Federman & Fletcher 384.101. Bookseller Inventory # 115937